Hanting Seasons Hotel (Guangzhou Tianhe North)
Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
... and wait! What is equally mind boggling is that the bank clerk on the other side of the glass, who was no youngster fresh out of college, was supervised all the time by a senior. The supervisor would use her own special reds stamps to stamp the documents he had printed out and which I had signed; he would also stamp them with his own stamp. She also used her special card to swipe through his computer, probably as a way of verifying what he had ...
... provide shelter from the heat of the
sun which closes out the oh so busy city. There are only three places to be
when the sun beats down: in the park, in an air conditioned shopping mall or
one’s air conditioned hotel room and the former is surely the best.
Next to visiting the dentist, the hairdressers is the thing I really dislike. However, my hair was looking bad and I ...
... sewers and vehicle exhaust. Quite a change from the clean Canadian air we are used to. After we had enough of the sights and sounds of the Beijing Lu, we carried on to a place called Shamian Island. From what I understand, this used to be the area where all the merchants lived. there are many beautiful colonial period buildings, picturesque gardens and water features that reflect this part of the local history. The banyan trees form a thick canopy over the streets and manage ...
... allotted area behind the driver. The security guy from the hotel settled on 40 yuan for the ride. And then we were off, flying though the congested street weaving through buses, past bikes riding the wrong way up the side of the street carrying large loads of boxes and such. The whole time thinking how much my dad would kill me for doing this. (Sorry! I'm safe now though!) We were under the assumption it was to be a two min ride. thinking we can't get up to too high a speed or ...
... Around (see photo).
But you don't believe me and laugh at me,
It's right there in Engrish and black and white'
DO NOT LITTER, SPIT OR **** AROUND!
Why you always gotta go and **** around?
So do you want to know what I reckon?
I reckon and know that Mao Zedong (Chairman Mao) ...